News & Events


Stay up to date with current news and events within ATIA and the tourism industry statewide.

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Support Tourism Improvement District Legislation

24-Feb-2017 – As the leading statewide association for the travel industry in Alaska, the Alaska Travel Industry Association (ATIA), in partnership with the Alaska Tourism Marketing Board (ATMB), is advocating for an Alaska Tourism Improvement District (TID) f..

Alaska Senate Labor & Commerce Committee Interview ATIA President Sarah Leonard

06-Feb-2017 – Sarah Leonard, President and CEO of the Alaska Travel Industry Association, talks about industry trends and sustaining a healthy tourism marketing budget. Tourism plays a vital role in Alaska's economy, and it is important that we find ways to co..

Tourism Night at the Aces!

26-Jan-2017 – The Alaska Aces are generously sponsoring a night for the visitor industry Wednesday, February 8 at 7:15 pm. ATIA & Visit Anchorage members and their guests are invited to attend, on the house! Let’s fill the Sullivan Arena with cheers fr..

Letter from the President

10-Jan-2017 – Greetings Alaska Travel Industry Association members, partners and friends, What a year it has been. Alaska’s tourism industry saw both highs and lows throughout 2016. ATIA, the state’s leading membership organization for the travel industry..